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Issue Details: First known date: 1970 1970
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What happens when a captain is frozen in suspended animation for thirty years and then goes down to the sea again? He may not be well up on electronic navigation, but the basic skills of seamanship never change... (www.bertramchandler.com)


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  • Appears in:
    y Man's World no. 7 1970 Z1703322 1970 periodical issue 1970 pg. 25-27, 51-53
  • Appears in:
    y The Year 2000 : An Anthology Harry Harrison (editor), London : Faber , 1971 Z816454 1971 anthology short story science fiction London : Faber , 1971 pg. 149-174
  • Appears in:
    y From Sea to Shining Star A. Bertram Chandler , Fyshwick : Dreamstone , 1990 Z309117 1990 selected work short story science fiction

    This collection of thirty Chandler stories spans his entire career. Many of the stories, which were only available in hard-to-find magazines, are accompanied by illustrations.

    In a review of the collection published in Eidolon 4 (March 1991), Leigh Edmonds writes, 'The stories fall into two sections, as the title suggests. The first third or so of the collection, "From Sea . . .", contains stories set mainly on this planet, while the second two thirds. . . To Shining Star", are space-faring stories. A great many of the stories are really, however, seafaring ones with all the lore of the sea and Chandler's experience in the merchant marine finding expression. Some stories deal directly with the experience of travelling at sea or in space, others tell stories about the people who travel, either on their journeys or once they arrive'.

    Source: Eidolon ('From Sea to Shining Star').

    Fyshwick : Dreamstone , 1990
    pg. 3-17
Alternative title: Metamorfosi Marina
Language: Italian
  • Appears in:
    y Urania no. 1377 December 1999 10248248 1999 periodical issue 1999 pg. 153-176
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